Faculty Positions: Teaching Assistant Professor, and Teaching Associate Professor (full-time - part-time). There are 5 positions. Anticipated start date begins Winter quarter 2020 through Spring 2021.
The MEDEX Physician Assistant Program at the University of Washington seeks PA faculty members at its five campuses in Seattle, Tacoma and Spokane, WA, Anchorage, AK, and Kona, Hawaii. These are 12-month non-tenure track positions.
Faculty assist in all aspects of the program including recruitment and the development, delivery and evaluation of the curriculum associated with the program. All University of Washington faculty engage in teaching, research, and service.
Responsibilities may include:
Classroom and on-line teaching
developing syllabi, lectures and evaluation instruments
coordinating or chairing at least one course
advising and evaluating students
working collaboratively with other faculty members, medical director, staff and invited guest lecturers
developing and nurturing clinical sites and preceptors
managing student placements throughout the second (clinical) year
developing and maintaining the clinical year curriculum
and supervising clinical end-of-rotation activities
admissions activities, scholarly activity, committees, as well as other duties as assigned.
Eligible for PA licensure in the state of assigned campus
Completion of a Physician Assistant program
A master's degree from an accredited Physician Assistant Program, or foreign equivalent.
Teaching experience of at least one year in either a classroom or clinical setting is required.
Current NCCPA certification or equivalent and two years of clinical experience
We are interested in candidates who are committed to developing and supporting diversity and inclusion in the work and learning environment. Faculty members enjoy a generous benefits package.
When submitting application materials, please designate campus of interest in cover letter.
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University of Washington is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, gender identity or expression, age, disability, or protected veteran status.
Founded in 1861, the University of Washington is one of the oldest public institutions in the west coast and one of the preeminent research universities in the world. The University of Washington is a multi-campus university comprised of three different campuses: Seattle, Tacoma, and Bothell. The Seattle campus is made up of sixteen schools and colleges that serve students ranging from an undergraduate level to a doctoral level. The university is home to world-class libraries, arts, music, drama, and sports, as well as the highest quality medical care in Washington State and a world-class academic medical center. The teaching and research of the University’s many professional schools provide undergraduate and graduate students the education necessary toward achieving an excellence that will serve the state, the region, and the nation. As part of a large and diverse community, the University of Washington serves more students than any other institution in the Northwest.